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Why did you join the Lib Dems?
I'd always voted Lib Dem, and had
thought about getting involved
previously. As I sat in tears
watching Nick Clegg's resignation
speech, I realised I could no longer
sit on my hands and needed to do
something - I joined a couple of
Tell us a bit about your career?
After studying English at Edinburgh
University, I joined the police as an
officer in 1999. My 12 years
included roles in response,
community, and family protection.
Later, I worked for the then
Association of Chief Police Officers
in Scotland, before a final role at
the Scottish Police College.
After a career break with my then
young children, I became the
Employment and Training Manager
at the Scottish Resettlement
Centre, supporting service
personnel leaving the military to get
skills and training to help them
I've worked for a global drinks
manufacturer in learning and
development for the last 3 years. I
achieved a qualification in Distilling
last year - always good for a
Conference Whisky tasting event!
I believe that my experiences make
me a relatable candidate, who can
understand the challenges faced by
the most vulnerable in our society
and the services there to assist
AD LIB meets…
Ad Lib went to Wendy Chamberlain, the Lib Dem
candidate in Britain's most marginal seat.
In the 2017 General Election, the Liberal Democrats missed
out on winning North East Fife by a heartbreaking two votes.